Sumner Park
Brisbane Building and Pest Inspections, Purchasing a House

Buying in Sumner Park? Don’t forget to book a pre-purchase property inspection!

Sumner Park Suburb Profile

If you’ve discovered your new dream home in Sumner Park, you need to make sure it’s everything you hope it will be and more – and you can do this with a pre-purchase property inspection. You need an inspector with a good grasp of the local area and the unique issues that can affect it. Sumner Park is a quiet, family-focused suburb with a great sense of community, but it won’t remain a secret for long – where there’s an increase in property value, there’s an increase in interest, so get in now! 

Before you buy in Sumner Park, book your pre-purchase property inspection with Action Property Inspections!

Why live in Sumner Park?

Sumner Park is a beautiful, forested oasis just 15 kilometres south of Brisbane City. It’s a hidden pocket of just 9 peaceful streets and cul-de-sacs that feels far removed from the nightmare of traffic and the daily grind that exists just minutes down the road at other Centenary suburbs. The recent western freeway upgrades means that it only takes a 15-minute drive to get to Westfield Indooroopilly or 25 minutes to Brisbane CBD.  

As a new resident of Sumner Park, you will love being surrounded by vast green and forested spaces, and waking up to kangaroos and other beautiful native animals grazing along the back fence. This makes Sumner Park a lovely place to raise your family while still being connected to the city for a quick commute.  

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With a population of just 6000 people, Sumner Park is peaceful and quiet, and mostly made up of maturing couples and established families. Most homes were built in the 1990s and consist of low-set standalone brick bungalows built on large blocks. As with other Centenary suburbs, property values have been increasing, with median house sale prices going for around $533,000 and median rent going for $455 per week. House prices in the area have been steadily increasing over the past 12 months, so you can rest assured that your investment in a Sumner Park property is a smart one. As for schools, the nearest primary school is Middle Park State School in neighbouring Middle Park to the north-west, while the nearest secondary school is Centenary State High School in Jindalee to the north-east. There are several fantastic cafes in the main business area of Sumner Park, but the best shopping is done at nearby Mt Ommaney or Jindalee DFO Homemakers Centre, both of which are less than 5 minutes away.  


Make sure your residential oasis home in Sumner Park is everything you hope for – book your pre-purchase property inspection with Action Property Inspections today!



About Andrew Mackintosh

Andrew Mackintosh has been answering home inspection questions in the greater Brisbane area since 1995. He has personally carried out over 20,000 building inspections and is a licensed builder and licensed building inspector, Member of Queensland Master Builders Association & Institute of Building Consultants. Being the business owner and the inspector, Andrew is passionate about providing clients with excellent customer service, value for money, honest, unbiased, thorough inspection and reporting in a professional and timely manner to allow clients to make informed decisions when purchasing property.

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